Client Legal Cashier (12 month FTC)

London (Central), London (Greater)
10 Oct 2016
24 Oct 2016
Job Title
Legal Finance
Contract Type
Full Time

This client is an international law firm with offices across Europe, the Middle East and the Far East. Their areas of work include commercial disputes, insurance, shipping and business & finance. Their headcount stands at over 600 and growing. The Accounts team is undergoing a significant amount of change in order to provide an efficient and high-quality service to the firm. 

They are recruiting for a Client Legal Cashier to join them on a 12 month fixed term contract. This is an exciting role within the Accounts Department of a top 50 International Law Firm. 

Key Responsibilities

Ensure all transactions on the client bank accounts are posted on a daily basis, in accordance with the SRA rulings. 

Post office account receipts relating to firms bills.

Ensure the client suspense account is reviewed and updated on a daily basis. 

Reconcile the main client bank accounts (multi-currency) and produce the monthly summary for review.

Ensure unpresented cheques are dealt with.

Deal with external auditors in providing requested information and explanation. 

Responsible for opening and closing of all client bank accounts. 

Ensure the treasury advices are filed on a daily basis.

Complete end of day transfer from client to office account.

Purchase and sell foreign currencies relevant to client transactions

Ensure all filing is completed on a daily basis.

Candidate Profile

The successful candidate should have some experience working in a similar role within legal finance. 

Flexibility and willing to work extra hours when required.

Ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines.

Strong numerical, organisational and communication skills

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